EVENTS

  • OCT 2, 2014 - 12:00-5:30 PM
    Chick Launcher: Fast Pitch Event & Conference
    Event kicks off with networking & buffet lunch followed by Co-Founders Panel, Investors Panel and CEO Panel. Then Chick Launcher semifinalists pitch their companies to judges. Educational breakout sessions for entrepreneurs hosted by sponsors take place during the closed roundtable session with judges.

  • OCT 23, 2014 - 5:00-7:30 PM
    Millennial Leaders of LA Startups Panel & Annual Chick Launcher Awards
    Panel with millennial women who are leading the way and 2nd annual Chick Launcher Entrepreneur Awards
    LUXE SUNSET HOTEL, LOS ANGELES, CA
    Tickets on sale now

  • NOV 2014
    Lean In with the Women of YPO/WPO
    Event Producer: Julie Schoenfeld, CEO, Perfect Market
    Lunch Event--Date TBD
    LOS ANGELES, CA

  • DEC 4, 2014
    Annual Philanthropy Forum
    Save the date!

Premier Member Events

EVENT PHOTOS

 

June 5, 2014

Consumer Products Panel & Top Women of Influence in LA Awards

Top Women of Influence in LA List

TOP WOMEN OF INFLUENCE IN LA - Category Winners:

 

Accounting
Cheryl Calhoun, Managing Director, Tax & Business Management, CBIZ MHM, LLC

Banking - Commercial Banking
Julia Gouw
President and COO, East West Bancorp, Inc. and East West Bank

Banking - Investment Banking
Fran Seegull
Chief Investment Officer and Managing Director, ImpactAssets

Banking - Fund Managers
Eva Yazhari, CEO, Beyond Capital Fund
 

       Jeri Harman, Managing Partner, Avante Mezzanine Partners

 

Corporate Boards
Larraine Segil, CEO, Little Farm Company and Board Director Frontier Communications among others

C-Suite - CEOs & Presidents
Deborah Benton, Former President & COO, Nasty Gal
 

       Susan Feldman, Co-founder & Chief Merchandising Officer, One Kings Lane

 

C-Suite - CFOs
Susan Collyns, CFO, Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp

Attorneys
Pamela Palmer, Partner, Latham & Watkins LLP

General Counsels
Carol Bradford, General Counsel, California Community Foundation

Technology
Therese Tucker, CEO and Founder, BlackLine Systems

Life Sciences
Dr. Nazli Azimi, Founder and CEO, Bioniz

Talent Acquisition & Diversity
Kimberly Congdon
Managing Director and CHRO, Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences
 

       Debra Langford, The Langford Company and Associate Director, Diversity
       Programs,  Keenan MBA Career Resources Center, USC
 

       Daisy Auger-Dominguez, Vice President, Talent Acquisition and Organization
       & Workforce Diversity, Disney ABC Television Group

 

Marketing & PR
Linda Whalen, Western US Brand and External Communications Leader, Ernst & Young LLP

Nonprofit & Philanthropy
Elizabeth Stewart, Co-founder and CEO, The Hub LA
 

       René Jones, Director, UTA Foundation
       Jocelyn Tetel, Vice President Advancement, Skirball Cultural Center